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Profile Of A K-Pop Fan: Grace Anderson Connects With Her Korean Roots Thank you To BTOB And Ailee

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My brother, my mother and I saw 2NE1 in concert in August 2012. I distinctively bear in mind the microphone stand all the manner through one song became a beauitful tree with the participantsstatusat thefacets in dresses and it was a magical sight. On Friday, November 9, 2012, we saw Large Bang. I remember them thanking us for popping out because Storm Sandy just struck the Jersey Shore. They rode on segways and had great outfits on, and Daesung did his solo, ya know? After that I got into the insanity called K-pop. It was one of the mostbest possible and worst choices ane possesseach and every made- seriously and non-seriously at all. Well, the ones are my earliest K-pop memories."

THE DIFFERENCE: "I would say K-pop is other to any other pop track from anyplace else in the sector due to, obviously, the language. It is a language no onein the United Stateslearns in class and may also bewithout difficulty judged because it isanything out of the norm. Asians have sure stereotypes, yet I wager to upload to they all is the speculation that their music is bizarrebecause of language barriers, especially coming from a rustic that no personcan pay care to much.

Secondly, the reality that idols have explicit dances to every song. I'macutely conscious of artists and bands from alternative countries having routines to their music but not anything to this extent of intensity.

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DSP Media’s New Girl Group April Release Unique Virtual Reality Profile For Member SoMin
Dsp Media’S New Girl Group April Release Unique Virtual Reality Profile For Member Somin

DSP Media’s New Girl Group April Release Unique Virtual Reality Profile For Member SoMin

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SoMin"s profile contains a short description of her, photos that rotate 360, a teaser video, and an interview video. Its cute and unique design make people feel as if they"re reading a fairy tale book.

"April members had so much fun making this virtual profile book because it"s different from regular photoshoots," a source from DSP Media commented.

Korean girl group MAMAMOO's lastest song to have the contribution of Rihanna and Lady Gaga's engineer
Korean Girl Group Mamamoo's Lastest Song To Have The Contribution Of Rihanna And Lady Gaga's Engineer

Korean girl group MAMAMOO's lastest song to have the contribution of Rihanna and Lady Gaga's engineer

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According to a rep from MAMAMOO′s agency, the group worked on title track Um Oh Ah Yeah from its upcoming mini album with famed mastering engineer Chris Gehringer, who has worked with the likes of Rihanna, Lady Gaga, Madonna and Nas.

MAMAMOO will hold a media showcase at Ilchi Art Hall in Seoul′s Cheongdam-dong on June 18, before its second mini album Pink Funky is released on June 19.

Chinese Korean boy group TimeZ "Awaken" in comeback MV

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The Chinese Korean boy group has just released both versions of their newest digital single. We"ve been treated to the Chinese version of the MV as well, which show theboys looking good in classy suits and even as bellboys while spying on a woman!

Even before you hear the song you know it"s going to be good because the song was written by the famous producing team "January 8 (Jam Factory)" who wrotemany other songs from top artists.

EXID Become Latest Group To Announce High Profile Summer Comeback
Exid Become Latest Group To Announce High Profile Summer Comeback

EXID Become Latest Group To Announce High Profile Summer Comeback

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Thanking their fans for all the love and support they are giving to them, EXID will return with another hit single. "They will come out with a good song to pay back the fans support since "UpDown" and "Ah Yeah"," is what the representative added.

EXID just recently made their comeback with "Ah Yeah," the group"sfollow-up to their ultra-popular single titled "UpDown." The song was released on April 13 as a part fo their second EP. EXID wrapped up promotions for the song on May 24.

Korean Children Are One of the Unhappiest Group of People in the World
Korean Children Are One Of The Unhappiest Group Of People In The World

Korean Children Are One of the Unhappiest Group of People in the World

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Save the Children, an international charity organization, and Seoul National University’s social welfare research center held a study comparing the levels of childrens happiness across the world. As a result, Korea ranked last in levels of subjective happiness.

According to a study based on 12 countries and 42,567 kids, out of a 10 point scale, kids at age eight ranked 8.2, age 10 ranked 8.2, and age 12 ranked 7.4, thus marking the lowest out of all countries.

Most notable is that even compared to countries with an underdeveloped economy system such as Nepal (8.4, 8.6, 8.5) and Ethiopia (8.2, 8.6, 8.3), Korea fell low.

Quiz: How many Korean idol group names can you remember off the top of your head?

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How many idol group names can you remember off the top of your head?

EXO Enters Billboard’s Main Chart, Best for a Korean Male Group
Exo Enters Billboard’s Main Chart, Best For A Korean Male Group

EXO Enters Billboard’s Main Chart, Best for a Korean Male Group

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YG girl group 2NE1 still holds the record for the highest place on the Billboards main chart with their album Crush, which came in at 61st place last year. Taeyang holds the record for a Korean solo artist, at 112th with his 2014 release Rise.

Chinese Korean boy group UNIQ are all smiles as they announce their comeback!
Chinese Korean Boy Group Uniq Are All Smiles As They Announce Their Comeback!

Chinese Korean boy group UNIQ are all smiles as they announce their comeback!

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Starship and YUEHUA announced UNIQ"s return with the image you see above, while telling us, "After completing successful promotions in Asia, UNIQ are looking to release their first mini album in Korea. They"ll be promoting actively to show a variety of images, so please give them your love and support."

T-ara to become the only Korean girl group to star in Hunan TV
T-Ara To Become The Only Korean Girl Group To Star In Hunan Tv"s Lunar New Year Special Program

T-ara to become the only Korean girl group to star in Hunan TV"s Lunar New Year special program

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According to MBK Entertainment, T-ara will depart for China on February 1st via Incheon airport. They are the only Korean girl group to be invited in Hunan TV"s special program "Spring Festival Ball" for Lunar New Year.